Software Design & Development

This two-year (Level 9) MSc is aimed at candidates with little or no information technology (IT) experience who want to pursue a career in the IT industry. The skills developed in this programme include the core software development tools and techniques as well as a solid grounding in research and its application in a specific information and communications technology (ICT) domain. The first year follows the normal academic cycle of lectures and laboratory sessions/tutorials, and provides students with a thorough foundation in IT skills. Time will also be spent on developing research interests/skills to prepare students for their second year, during which they will conduct a research project and submit a thesis on their findings. The programme’s modules comprise: • Databases; • Software Engineering; • Algorithms and Logical Methods; • Object-Oriented Programming; • Internet Programming; • Computer Architecture and Operating Systems; • Computer Communications.
Nivel NFQ: 9
Duración: 2
Ciudad: GALWAY
Area del curso: IT